The City of Centreville became the County seat in the year 1829. It has a rich history, and is full of beautiful historical buildings. The city has enjoyed a 13% growth in population over the last 10 years according to 2010 Census.


Public education in Centreville is administered by the Bibb County Public School District. Centreville Middle School and  Bibb County High School are located in Centreville. Collectively, the Bibb County school system enrolls approximately 1,500 students and employs approximately 90 teachers. In addition, the pre-kindergarten through 12th grade Cahawba Christian Academy (Private) enrolls approximately 125 students and employs about nine teachers.


Centreville is accessed by U.S. 82 (East-West), Alabama Highway 5 (North-South), Alabama Highway 25 (North-South), and Alabama Highway 219, which runs north-south. Bibb County / Centreville Airport is inside the city limits and located just east of Centreville on U.S. 82.

Events and Places of Interest

The entire Centreville Historic District is listed on the National Register of Historical Places and features examples of late Victorian and late nineteenth and twentieth century Revival style buildings, including the Bibb County Courthouse (1902). Also on the national register in Centreville is the Davidson-Smitherman House (ca. 1825). The Bibb County Training School (established in 1900 as the Centreville Industrial Institute for African Americans), the Sandy Chapel Methodist Church (ca. 1910), and the Vance-Ellison House (ca. 1899) are also on the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage (all historic sites are not listed here).

The City of Centreville wants to provide its visitors with important information that will assist you during your visit to Centreville. We have several banks located in Centreville that offer ATM services. The City has a variety of restaurants located throughout the city.  If you are having mechanical trouble our local shops are available for repairs and towing. During your visit if you find yourself with a medical emergency our Bibb Medical Center can provide you with excellent medical care, a range of services and physicians, a nursing home facility, and senior housing.




Huddle House



First U.S. Bank

First Financial Bank

River Falls Credit Union


Kevin Bolding, DVM

Mechanics/Car Repair

English Auto and Truck Repair
Odom’s Body Shop
Bibb Starter/Alternator Repair
Ted’s Tire Service
Pate’s Auto Body Shop
T&T Tire & Auto Repair